The handmaid's tale
(DVD)

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Published
[United States] : Santa Monica, Calif. : Released by Cinecom Pictures, MGM Home Entertainment, 1990 ; [2001].
Edition
Widescreen format.
Rating
MPAA rating: R.
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Format
DVD
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
ISBN
9780792851554, 0792851552
UPC
027616869296

Notes

General Note
Based on the novel by Margaret Atwood.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Igor Luther ; editor, David Ray ; music, Ryuichi Sakamoto.
Participants/Performers
Natasha Richardson, Faye Dunaway, Aidan Quinn, Elizabeth McGovern, Victoria Tennant, Robert Duvall.
Description
In the futuristic Republic of Gilead, where ecological disasters have ravaged the land, only a few women, called Handmaids, can still bear children. Handmaid Kate is sent to the home of the 'Commander' to bear his child for his infertile wife; but, revolutionaries seeking to overthrow the government plan to use Kate to assassinate the Commander. Kate risks her life to break free and strike a fatal blow for the revolution.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R.
System Details
DVD. Region 1, NTSC.
Language
Closed-captioned. Language track in English (Dolby stereo) with optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Pinter, H., Wilson, D., Schlöndorff, V., Richardson, N., Dunaway, F., Quinn, A., McGovern, E., Tennant, V., Duvall, R., & Atwood, M. (19902001). The handmaid's tale. Widescreen format. [United States] : Santa Monica, Calif.: Released by Cinecom Pictures, MGM Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Harold Pinter et al.. 19902001. The Handmaid's Tale. [United States] : Santa Monica, Calif.: Released by Cinecom Pictures, MGM Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Harold Pinter et al., The Handmaid's Tale. [United States] : Santa Monica, Calif.: Released by Cinecom Pictures, MGM Home Entertainment, 19902001.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Pinter, Harold, et al. The Handmaid's Tale. Widescreen format. [United States] : Santa Monica, Calif.: Released by Cinecom Pictures, MGM Home Entertainment, 19902001. DVD.

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